HIV/AIDS and the World of Work Branch (ILOAIDS)

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  1. News

    Enhancing Access to HIV Testing and Social Protection for Workers in the Informal Economy in Kenya

    25 April 2017

    Under the Voluntary Counselling and Testing for Workers’ Initiative - the VCT@WORK Initiative - the ILO in Kenya has developed an innovative programme of enhancing access to HIV testing amongst workers in the informal economy; and facilitating their access to national social protection schemes.

  2. Event

    ILO course on "Including diversity and preventing discrimination", 22-26 May 2017

    The ILO International Training Centre in Turin is organizing a training course in Turin. The deadline for sending applications is 22 April 2017.

  3. Web page

    BBC news - These workers face discrimination from inside, and out

    03 March 2017

  4. Zero discrimination day

    Zero discrimination at workplace benefits everyone

    01 March 2017

    Achieving zero discrimination needs actions from government, employers, workers and every individual in the society. Zero discrimination is more than protecting the interest of people living with HIV. It is about paving a path for qualified and capable workers – despite their HIV status – to help improving quality healthcare, education, and other industries.

  5. Web page

    Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV in coffee producing areas of Guatemala

    08 December 2016

    This project aims to diagnose pregnant women living with HIV and refer them to the official health system for further tests to confirm their status and to start antiretroviral treatment.